Meet the District Governor 2016- 2017
Luciano “Lu” de Sylva started his professional career as a businessman and has owned several successful businesses. Attracted to the idea of a career in service to others, Lu decided on the field of education and pursued graduate work to earn his teaching credential. He then taught at intermediate and high schools in Colorado before moving to California where he continued his career in school administration and academia. Always involved in the community and with a personal commitment to help others, Lu served as a reader for the blind, a Regional Program Evaluator for the United Fund and Chair of the Community Holiday Basket Program, which he brought to the Rotary Club as a partnership.
Rotary International President-elect Ian H.S. Riseley made the case on Monday that protecting the environment and curbing climate change are essential to Rotary’s goal of sustainable service. Riseley, a member of the Rotary Club of Sandringham, Victoria, Australia,...read more
Presidents Advance Information Date: 2/25/17 - 2/26/17 At PETs you were provided with the resources and tools you needed to start and be successful as a Club President. Presidents Advance is a goal focused, outcome driven event to help you form...read more
The 128th annual Tournament of Roses Parade committee awarded the Princess Award for the most beautiful float 35' and under. The Rotary Rose Parade Float Committee was led by our very own District 5300 PDG Larry Skaggs, Committee chair. Congratulations to Larry and...read more
The Five Avenues of Service
Club Service focuses on making clubs strong. A thriving club is anchored by strong relationships and an active membership development plan.
Community Service encourages every Rotarian to find ways to improve the quality of life for people in their communities and to serve the public interest. Learn more in Communities in Action: A Guide to Effective Projects and this Community Service presentation (PPT).
International Service exemplifies our global reach in promoting peace and understanding. We support this service avenue by sponsoring or volunteering on international projects, seeking partners abroad, and more.